Two local news organizations have written about our Kickstarter this week: Ohio Authority and Fresh Water Cleveland. Admittedly, the title of the Fresh Water Cleveland piece, "knit, purl, publish: crafts writer goes rogue"
made me giggle.
"Cooperative Success: A Local Indie Publisher Goes Crowdsourcing"
gets straight to the point:
In an unpredictable economy, entrepreneurs in the creative field are forced to become ever more imaginative when it comes to funding new work. In an industry where banks are often reluctant to underwrite loans and venture capital is scarce, some business owners are turning to alternative funding methods to achieve their dreams.
Well it's either that or go all Godzilla on the local banks...like this mobile from another upcoming Fresh Designs book (mobile designed by Rosemary Hill